angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs)
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
Ann Intern Med. 2008 Jan 1;148(1):16-29 Systematic Review
IN hypertension, primary The Use of
angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs)
As Treatment, Chronic
Is equal Than
angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors
To control blood pressure and to prevent death, cardiovascular events and kidney and heart disease. ACE inhibitors have higher rates of cough.